Word Up Writing Contest 2018

Calling all young aspiring writers! The Emrys Foundation and Read Up are pumped to announce a new writing contest, just for South Carolina authors ages 10-18!

Pick at least 4 words from the list below to include in a short piece of fiction. No genre restrictions, no elaborate prompts, just let your creative juices fly!

Maximum Word Count:

Ages 10-12: 500 words

Ages 13-15: 750 words

Ages 16-18: 1000 words

Deadline is September 16th!